(CHILDREN’S CONGRESS, D.C.) — Republicans, in all their mature glory, are crying “we told ya so” as Democrats have been forced to admit that many will not be able to keep their current healthcare plan as the president promised once Obamacare is fully implemented across the country.
Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., Me. It feels odd putting myself in the same sentence as those iconic leaders of men, changers of game and, obviously, men of color. Yet here I am, having earned my place in that pantheon. Well, sort of. You see, in the tradition of the great hunger strikers of the …View full post
Capitalism is up against its most formidable foe in the least likeliest of places — Switzerland. Business Insider reports that it’s Socialist O’Clock in watchmaker land as a referendum makes its way to the public that would limit executive pay to 12 times that of the lowest paid employees. And on our Veterans Day, no less. …View full post
Being a diehard American patriot, it’s rare that I extend my purview outside our nation’s borders. But last year I took a trip up to our Friendly Neighbor to the North for, let’s say, a wedding. Yeah, a wedding sounds good. It definitely wasn’t so that I could smuggle drugs back across the border, that’s …View full post
(SAME OLD, AMERICA) — Americans woke up this morning with yet another election hangover following a day of binge-hoping that working within a broken system will somehow yield different results for our society. The icy sting of reality is beginning to set in as the sun rises across the United States that speeches rarely result …View full post
(VOTING BOOTH’S, AMERICA) — Americans across the country are shuffling into voting booths today to stare confusingly at a list of candidates they have never heard of running for positions they have never heard of before giving up and simply voting for Mayor, Governor or whatever big ticket item is on the menu.View full post
Halloween is tomorrow, and that means it’s time for children everywhere to dress up as their favorite monsters, superheroes, and fairy tale characters before heading out and asking random strangers for candy. It’s a time honored tradition in America, and one that children have been enjoying for decades, including the nation’s biggest children — the United States Congress.
(REALITY CHECK, ‘MERICA) — Reports are surfacing that the Obama administration has known for at least the past few years that millions of Americans will be unable to keep their current health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act despite repeated promises from President Obama himself that anyone who likes their plan can keep their plan.